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    1. Evergreen Orchards. William Henry Chandler. 452 pages; illus. Lea & Febiger. 1950. $6.


    1. Tree Crops. J. Russell Smith. x + 408 pages; illus., 2nd ed. Devin-Adair Co. 1950.


    1. A Natural History of Trees of Eastern and Central North America. Donald Culross Peattie. xv + 606 pages; illus. Houghton Mifflin Co. 1950. $5.


    1. Mushrooms in Their Natural Habitats. Alexander H. Smith. Stereo-photographs by Wm. B. Gruber. Vol. I—Text: xiv + 626 pages. Vol. II—Illustrations: 231 16-mm. Kodachrome stereo-transparencies, mounted in 33 View Master Reels with a View Master Stereoscope. Sawyer’s Inc., Portland, Ore. 1949. $26.


    1. Introduction to Agricultural Biochemistry. R. A. Dutcher. C. O. Jensen and P. M. Althouse. xii + 502 pages. John Wiley & Sons. 1951. $6.


    1. The Wealth of India. Vol. II. Written by several contributors, published by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, 20 Pusha Road, Karol Bagh, New Delhi, India, xx + 427 pages; illus. 1950. 40 shillings.


    1. The Clove Tree. G. E. Tidbury. xi + 212 pages; illus. Crosby Lockwood & Son, Ltd., London, England. 1949. 18/-.

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    Book reviews. Econ Bot 5, 99–104 (1951). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02984787

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